Period
to 19 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

SAP
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 100 93
Rank change year-on-year -58 -7 -20
Contract jobs citing SAP 94 157 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.33% 2.52% 2.31%
As % of the Vendors category 3.47% 5.88% 5.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 105 104
City of London median daily rate £525 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
10th Percentile £357 £317 £313
90th Percentile £725 £638 £646
Central London median daily rate £513 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +13.89% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
City of London median hourly rate £65.00 £9.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +622.22% -77.22% -
10th Percentile £62.50 £9.00 £25.70
90th Percentile £67.50 £9.00 £56.50
Central London median hourly rate £65.00 £9.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +622.22% -77.22% -

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,711 2,671 2,926
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.22% 42.89% 40.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,065 2,005 2,196
City of London median daily rate £487 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.22% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £288 £296 £250
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 41 41
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.54% +20.83% +0.76%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £30.93 £55.00 £30.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -1.58% +5.56% +1.37%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SAP.

1 32 (34.04%) Finance
2 20 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (20.21%) Migration
4 17 (18.09%) ERP
5 16 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (17.02%) CRM
6 13 (13.83%) Manufacturing
6 13 (13.83%) Dynamics CRM
7 12 (12.77%) Programme Management
7 12 (12.77%) Data Migration
7 12 (12.77%) Oracle
8 11 (11.70%) Marketing
9 10 (10.64%) Telecoms
9 10 (10.64%) ETL
10 9 (9.57%) Data Modelling
10 9 (9.57%) Electronics
10 9 (9.57%) Project Management
10 9 (9.57%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (8.51%) Security Cleared
11 8 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (8.51%) Change Management
11 8 (8.51%) SQL Server
12 7 (7.45%) SQL
12 7 (7.45%) Validation
12 7 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (6.38%) Visual Studio
13 6 (6.38%) Hadoop
13 6 (6.38%) Use Case

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.19%) Apache Pig
1 3 (3.19%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.13%) Apache
2 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.19%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (13.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.26%) SAP CRM
2 4 (4.26%) SAP HR
3 3 (3.19%) SAP FI
3 3 (3.19%) SAP MM
3 3 (3.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (2.13%) Infor SunSystems
4 2 (2.13%) SAP CO
4 2 (2.13%) SAP ERP
4 2 (2.13%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (2.13%) SAP HCM
4 2 (2.13%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (2.13%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (2.13%) SAP SD
5 1 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (1.06%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (1.06%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (1.06%) SAP BPC
5 1 (1.06%) SAP PM
5 1 (1.06%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.19%) Force.com
2 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.19%) SaaS
2 3 (3.19%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 2 (2.13%) IaaS
3 2 (2.13%) PaaS
4 1 (1.06%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (1.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.38%) Hadoop
2 6 (6.38%) SAP HANA
3 5 (5.32%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (5.32%) HBase
3 5 (5.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.26%) Big Data
4 4 (4.26%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.19%) Apache Hive
5 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.19%) MySQL
5 3 (3.19%) QlikView
6 2 (2.13%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.13%) Data Lake
6 2 (2.13%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.13%) SAP BW
6 2 (2.13%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (6.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.06%) ERwin
3 1 (1.06%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.06%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.06%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.06%) Moq
3 1 (1.06%) MSTest
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
General
1 32 (34.04%) Finance
2 13 (13.83%) Manufacturing
3 11 (11.70%) Marketing
4 10 (10.64%) Telecoms
5 9 (9.57%) Electronics
6 6 (6.38%) Retail
7 5 (5.32%) Billing
8 4 (4.26%) General Ledger
9 3 (3.19%) Law
10 2 (2.13%) Banking
10 2 (2.13%) Investment Banking
10 2 (2.13%) Legal
10 2 (2.13%) Publishing
11 1 (1.06%) Games
11 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (26.60%) Analyst
2 11 (11.70%) Consultant
3 10 (10.64%) Business Analyst
3 10 (10.64%) SAP Manager
4 9 (9.57%) Developer
4 9 (9.57%) SAP Consultant
5 8 (8.51%) Architect
5 8 (8.51%) SAP Analyst
6 7 (7.45%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.32%) CRM Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) SAP Business Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) SAP Project Manager
7 5 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.32%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Data Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) ERP Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) ERP Business Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) IT Manager
9 3 (3.19%) Data Architect
9 3 (3.19%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) CSS
2 3 (3.19%) COM
2 3 (3.19%) JSON
3 2 (2.13%) EDI
3 2 (2.13%) Express
3 2 (2.13%) HTML
3 2 (2.13%) JMS
3 2 (2.13%) Kafka
3 2 (2.13%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (2.13%) Node.js
3 2 (2.13%) Sass
3 2 (2.13%) XML
4 1 (1.06%) .NET
4 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.06%) BAPI
4 1 (1.06%) J2EE
4 1 (1.06%) Middleware
4 1 (1.06%) Spring
4 1 (1.06%) Web Services
4 1 (1.06%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.19%) Fintech
2 3 (3.19%) User Experience
3 2 (2.13%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.13%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.13%) iPad
3 2 (2.13%) Replication
4 1 (1.06%) CMDB
4 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.06%) Cyberattack
4 1 (1.06%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.06%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.06%) RIA
4 1 (1.06%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.26%) Windows
2 3 (3.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (20.21%) Migration
3 17 (18.09%) ERP
4 16 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (17.02%) CRM
5 12 (12.77%) Data Migration
5 12 (12.77%) Programme Management
6 10 (10.64%) ETL
7 9 (9.57%) Data Modelling
7 9 (9.57%) Digital Marketing
7 9 (9.57%) Project Management
8 8 (8.51%) Change Management
9 7 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (7.45%) Validation
10 6 (6.38%) Analytics
10 6 (6.38%) Use Case
11 5 (5.32%) Procure-to-Pay
11 5 (5.32%) Scenario Testing
11 5 (5.32%) Scrum
11 5 (5.32%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.45%) SQL
2 4 (4.26%) Java
2 4 (4.26%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.19%) PL/SQL
3 3 (3.19%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.13%) VBA
5 1 (1.06%) ABAP
5 1 (1.06%) C#
5 1 (1.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (8.51%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.26%) Degree
2 4 (4.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.13%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.06%) CEH
4 1 (1.06%) CISSP
4 1 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.06%) CREST Certified
4 1 (1.06%) GIAC
4 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.06%) PMP
4 1 (1.06%) SANS
4 1 (1.06%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.26%) PMO
2 4 (4.26%) QA
3 3 (3.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.13%) Solvency II
5 1 (1.06%) COBIT
5 1 (1.06%) GDPR
5 1 (1.06%) SLA
5 1 (1.06%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.13%) Apache Flume
1 2 (2.13%) Docker
2 1 (1.06%) Firmware
2 1 (1.06%) HDFS
2 1 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.13%) Oozie
1 2 (2.13%) Sysdig
2 1 (1.06%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 20 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.77%) Oracle
3 5 (5.32%) Informatica
3 5 (5.32%) Tableau
4 4 (4.26%) Ariba
4 4 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.19%) Siebel
5 3 (3.19%) Workday
6 2 (2.13%) Alteryx
6 2 (2.13%) Cognos
6 2 (2.13%) Concur
6 2 (2.13%) Hitachi
6 2 (2.13%) Hortonworks
6 2 (2.13%) hybris
6 2 (2.13%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.13%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.13%) Talend
6 2 (2.13%) Vertica
6 2 (2.13%) VMware
7 1 (1.06%) Varonis